THE ILLUSTRATED MAGAZINE OF NEW WRITING

Popshot is an illustrated literary magazine that publishes short stories, flash fiction, and poetry from the literary new blood.

LATEST

SELLING OUT

Our two most recent issues — on the theme of 'Time' and 'Outsider' — have just sold out, leaving only two remaining issues of Popshot in print.

JULY 31ST 2015

CLOSED AND CHOSEN

Literary submissions for our 'Curious' issue have now closed, and the final poems and short stories have been carefully chosen.

JULY 29TH 2015

IF I COULD UNDO ANY MISTAKE, IT WOULD BE YOU

A poem from Aki Schilz, articulating the wistful desire to unspool time and extract a tender passage from life's story. First published in our 'Time' issue.

JULY 25TH 2015

THE NATIONAL POETRY COMPETITION

The Poetry Society’s annual poetry competition is now open for entries with the winner taking home £5,000 and earning publication in Poetry Review.

JULY 23RD 2015

HOME IS WHERE WE ARE

Ethan Chapman's short story explores a family's attempt to come to terms with abduction and the construction of a life in its wake. Illustrated by Joe Wilson.

JULY 18TH 2015

METHUSELAH

Taken from our 'Time' issue, read Shirley Wright's poem, Methuselah, inspired by the 5,000 year old pine tree of the same name. Illustrated by Glenn Harvey.

JULY 14TH 2015

THE MEN OF BURR

Published in our latest issue, Ty Landers' wartime story tells the tale of an outcast who became a local hero. Illustrated by Masoud Keshmiri.

JULY 10TH 2015

NEW WEBSITE

Our website has been given an extensive overhaul, making it mobile/tablet friendly and now able to house content from various issues of the magazine.

JULY 7TH 2015

TWENTY DAYS OF CURIOSITY

Short fiction and poetry submissions for our 'Curious' issue close in twenty days' time. Send in your literary triumphs before July 20th.

JULY 1ST 2015

PUT POPSHOT ON YOUR WALL FOR HALF PRICE

With just a handful of our limited edition Giclée prints left, we're now making them available for almost half price. Pick up yours for a mere £25.

JUNE 29TH 2015

ANOTHER WAY TO READ POPSHOT

Working with the fledgling digital bookstore, 0s&1s, we've now made the last four issues of Popshot available in PDF form.

JUNE 22ND 2015

A CALL FOR THE CURIOUS

We are now open for short fiction and poetry submissions for our forthcoming fourteenth issue, on the theme of 'Curious'.

JUNE 1ST 2015